CONSTANTINE- The regional theatre of Constantine was named Monday after late malouf singer Mohamed Tahar Fergani (1928-2016) by Minister of Culture Azzedine Mihoubi.
ILLIZI- The minister of Culture Azzedine Mihoubi said Sunday, in Illizi, that film studios will soon be created in the South of the country in order to promote the Algerian cinema.
ALGIERS- The Mask of Gorgon, a rare archaeological piece, is being temporarily exhibited at the National Museum of Antiquities, pending the construction of a new museum in Annaba (600-km east of Algiers), where he will be transferred, said Thursday in Algiers Minister of Culture Azzedine Mihoubi.
ALGIERS-An international colloquium on the life and work of the Algerian writer, anthropologist and linguist Mouloud Mammeri opened Friday in Algiers in the presence of 30 more than 30 Algerian and foreign researchers.
ALGIERS- Algeria is to take part in the seventh Old Towns Festival to be held in December in the Mauritanian town of Tichitt, the ministry of Culture said Thursday in a statement.
ALGIERS- Minister of Culture Azzedine Mihoubi has announced Sunday that Algerian cinema would be celebrated at Carthage Film Festival in Tunisia, due to be held from 4 to 11 November, said the Ministry in a statement.
ORAN- Minister of Culture Azzedine Mihoubi paid tribute to late artist Houari Aouinet who was buried Saturday afternoon at Ain Beida cemetery, insisting on the man’s modesty and simplicity.
ALGIERS- The minister of Culture of Angola Carolina Cerqueira started Monday, a four-day working visit to Algeria, in which she will meet with State officials and will visit sites relating to the sector of culture in various provinces, said the ministry of Communication in a communiqué.
BATNA- Minister of Culture Azzedine Mihoubi said, at the opening of the international festival of Timgad late Thursday and early Friday, that the 39th edition confirms that the festival is "the most prestigious artistic event in Algeria."